Former University of Hawaii head football coach June Jones has been promoted to head the Canadian Football League’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats, the organization announced on their website Thursday.
Kent Austin is handing over the reins of head coach after Hamilton started the season 0-8.
Jones was hired as assistant head coach of the team back on August 2nd.
Since last December, Jones has been the Director of Development & Programs at Saint Louis School in Honolulu. His role with the Crusaders will not change.
Fellow former University of Hawaii assistant coach Jeff Reinebold was relieved of his duties as defensive coordinator of the Ti-Cats on August 8th.